Climate Change May Be Pushing 'Brain-Eating' Amoeba to Northern Lakes

Deadly organism prefers warmer waters, expert says

Dementia Risk May Be Dropping With Generations

Study finds lower risk for people born after 1930 compared to those born earlier

FDA OKs First of New Class of Cholesterol Drugs

Praluent for people with prior history of heart attack or stroke who've already tried a statin

FDA Wants to Strengthen Sugar Labeling

Adding 'percent daily value' would help consumers avoid unneeded, harmful calories, agency says

Health Highlights: July 24, 2015

  • Doctors Save Severed Hand by Attaching it to Patient's Leg

  • Blue Bell Starts Test Production Runs at Alabama Plant

  • Sushi Linked to Salmonella Outbreak: CDC

Health Tip: Know the Dangers of Mold

It can cause serious allergic reactions

Health Tip: Test Your Home for Radon

Deadly gas can trigger lung cancer

High School Band Classes May Boost Teen Brains

Study suggests music instruction can help students do better in school

Medical Marijuana May Pose Risk to Teens, Study Suggests

Having access to legal source of pot was linked to greater addiction risk than buying drug illegally

New Gene Test Speeds Diagnosis of Stomach Bug That Strikes Kids

Enterovirus D68 sickened more than 1,000 U.S. children last year, 14 deaths reported